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[texts]Musick's monument; or, A remembrancer of the best practical musick, both divine, and civil, that has ever been known, to have been in the world. : Divided into three parts. The first part, shews a necessity of singing psalms well, in parachial churches, or not to sing at all; directing, how they may be well sung, certainly; by two several ways, or means; with an assurance of perpetual national-quire; and also shewing, how cathedral musick, may be much improved, and refined. The second part, Treats of the noble lute, (the best of instruments) now made easie; and all its occult-locked-up-secrets plainly laid open, never before discovered; ... directing the most ample way, for the use of the Theorboe, from off the note, in confort, &c. ... In the third part, the generous viol, in its rightest use, is treated upon; ... - Mace, Thomas, d. 1709?
Frontis. portrait (plate) of Thomas Mace signed: Hen. Cook pinx. W. Faithorne sculp
Keywords: Music; Music; Church music; Lute; Stringed instruments; Viol
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[texts]Observations topographical, moral, & physiological; : made in a journey through part of the Low-countries, Germany, Italy, and France: with a catalogue of plants not native of England, found spontaneously growing in those parts, and their virtues. - Ray, John, 1627-1705
Issued in 1738 as v.1 of the author's Travels through the Low-countries
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[texts]The ornithology of Francis Willughby of Middleton in the county of Warwick, esq. ... : in three books : wherein all the birds hitherto known, being reduced into a method sutable [i.e. suitable] to their natures, are accurately described : the descriptions illustrated by most elegant figures, nearly resembling the live birds, engraven in LXXVIII copper plates - Willughby, Francis, 1635-1672
statement of responsibility: translated into English, and enlarged with many additions throughout the whole work ; to which are added, three considerable discourses ... by John Ray ...
Keywords: Birds; Fowling; Falconry
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[texts]A compleat history of the life and raigne of King Charles, : from his cradle to his grave. - Sanderson, William, Sir, 1586?-1676
Reference: LC Cat. vol. 131, p. 373
Keywords: Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649
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[texts]Saducismus triumphatus, or, Full and plain evidence concerning witches and apparitions : in two parts : the first treating of their possibility, the second of their real existence - Glanvill, Joseph, 1636-1680, author
Both parts have engraved frontispieces, signed: W. Faithorne, fec. Frontispiece for the first part represents Saul and the prophet Samuel; the frontispiece for the second part contains six small illustrations depicting encounters with spirits, both seen and unseen
Keywords: Witchcraft; Occultism
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